Education Adviser Maori Engagement

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    Govt Jobs
  • Job Type: Ongoing – Full Time
  • Category: Education
  • Location: Otago/Southland
  • Date Advertised: 04-FEB-20
  • Job Reference: EDU/1446506
  • Job Title: Education Adviser Maori Engagement
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Education Adviser – Māori Engagement

Permanent full-time position – Otago/Southland


Sector Enablement and Support

Sector Enablement and Support (SE&S) is the key interface between the ministry and education providers. It is our role to ensure that sector leaders and the communities in which they operate have access to the expertise, programmes and resources that will allow our children and young people to reach their full potential.


Education Adviser – Māori Engagement

The Education Adviser – Māori Engagement works to support the individual student pathway for Māori children and young people, particularly those who are disengaged from education. They ensure Māori children and young people, parents and whānau, iwi, and employer’s perspectives are considered and embedded in programmes of work, new initiatives and as part of any implementation or change process to deliver education success.


About the person

We are looking for person who can:

  • Relate to and understand the aspirations and needs of Māori children and young people, parents and whānau, iwi, businesses and employers in the region.
  • Report, analyse and evaluate research and data from a wide range of sources to identify and respond to priorities for Māori children and young people.
  • Work in partnership with parents, families, whānau, businesses and employers to understand their needs and provide a foundation for education success.
  • Identify and support other agencies and providers to ensure Māori children and young people are able to engage and participate in education.
  • Work as part of a Ministry team in support of schools, kura, ECE services and kohanga reo to ensure educational success for Māori as Māori.


If you are looking for a rewarding challenge, apply now using the “Apply Online” button. 

For further information please contact Julie Anderson, 027 836 4846.

Applications Close at 21st February 2020.